Rome to Barcelona
Onboard Silversea - Silver Spirit
Hays Cruise Extras
  • 10% Early Booking Bonus when you book and pay in full by 31 October 2018
  • Includes business class return air from 12 UK airports when you book by 30 November 2018
Why book…
  • Stroll past the yachts and boats along the harbour and head to the old Genoese walled town of Port Vecchio
  • Stop by Via dei Pensieri's street market for a great selection of food, clothing, accessories, and homewares
  • Visit the warm shallow water of Cala Estreta or explore the remains of an Iberian castle perched on Fosca beach
Overview Itinerary
The Ship
Silver Spirit is an ultra-luxurious, all-suite ship sets that sails around the Mediterranean, Caribbean and beyond. Silver Spirit combines a convivial atmosphere and personalised service with an exciting choice of dining and entertainment venues. Complimentary beverages, gratuities, open-seating dining, transportation into town, and 24-hour dining options come as standard via the all-inclusive system on board. The ships ultra-luxurious suites — more than 85% of which come with a private veranda — feature a butler service, Italian marble bathroom, champagne and chocolates on arrival, and flat-screen TV with on-demand films and satellite news. Soak up the sun on the pool deck, indulge in a facial at The Spa at Silversea, join in a Pilates class in the fitness centre, or simply sit and admire the view with a drink in Panorama Lounge. Days in port offer adventure and famous sights. Thanks to its intimate size, Silver Spirit is even able to dock at the heart of destinations where larger vessels can't reach! For luxury and style, sail on Silver Spirit.

Food
Round-the-world culinary delights await in the dining venues. The Restaurant is the main open-seating dining venue. Sparkling silver, the finest crystal and candlelight set the scene for a menu of contemporary, international cuisines accompanied by fine wines and impeccable service. Le Terraza is open for buffet-style breakfasts and al fresco lunches. In the evening, it transforms into a reservation-only Italian eatery. Tuck into healthy CruiseLite selections, freshly-cooked pizzas and grilled meats at poolside The Grill. You can also reserve your table here at dinner for a fun, interactive Black Rock Grill experience, which lets you cook seafood and prime steaks to your taste at your table. Take dining to another level at the speciality restaurants. Savour innovative Asian fusion cuisine at Seishin Restaurant from a menu that ranges from bento boxed lunches and a la carte options, to a nine-course dinner at the chef's table! Dine in the Art-Deco-inspired surroundings of Star Supper Club, where you can make your choice from modern menus of petite regional and seasonal dishes with a twist. Reserve your table in the intimate Le Champagne by Relais & Chateaux and enjoy a six-course menu of destination-inspired specialities, accompanied by fine wines. Choose in-suite dining to enjoy course-by-course dinners on your veranda.

Drink
Silver Spirit presents bars and lounges to suit your every mood. The Bar is the hub of the ship where guests can socialise over speciality coffees, complimentary cocktails and tapas. Ocean views and calm sea breezes accompany drinks in Pool Bar. Panorama Lounge and Observation Lounge both offer a wide choice of hot and cold drinks. Indulge in fine cognac and premium cigars in the gentleman’s lounge-style Connoisseur's Corner.

Entertainment
Silver Spirit offers a choice of low-key entertainment. Show Lounge is the setting for enrichment lectures, port talks and special events by day; as well as full-scale production shows, cultural entertainers, classical musical ensembles, and film shows in the evening. Stars Supper Club and Panorama Lounge both stay open late for live music and dancing. There's also a casino with slot machines, roulette and blackjack.
Day 1: Fly UK – Rome
Arrive in Rome where you will embark on board Silver Spirit and set sail for Corsica.
Day 2: Corsica, France
Porto Vecchio is a French commune on the island of Corsica. This port city has grown up around a 16th-century citadel; the perfect spot to enjoy views of the city, sea, and beyond. Stroll past the yachts and boats along the harbour and head to the old Genoese walled town of Port Vecchio; see the large twisted tree in Place de la Republique before visiting the 19th-century church of St Jean Baptiste and the gallery in Bastion di A Funtana Vechju. Stop for a coffee in a pavement cafe or shop for souvenirs and treats in the old town’s boutiques and street market. Head along the coast to the north of Porto Vecchio to Cala Rossa headland with its sandy coves and nearby San Ciprianu beach. To the south of the city, you'll find the popular Palombaggia beach facing the Cervicales islands.
Day 3: Livorno, Italy
Livorno — Tuscany's second-largest city — is home to one of Italy's largest cruise ports. The city's main Terrazza Mascagni square with its grand pavement and seafront promenade is a common meeting place for locals looking to relax. The 16th-century Old Fortress faces the harbour and sits at the entrance to the canal-lined Venezia district. Enjoy gourmet dishes and sample local seafood, which is said to be the best on the Tyrrhenian Coast. Head to Central Piazza Cavour or the car-free Via Ricasoli for shopping, try Via Magenta and pick up some quirky souvenirs, or stop by Via dei Pensieri's street market for a great selection of food, clothing, accessories, and homewares. If you're looking to travel further afield, Pisa is just a short drive away.
Day 4: Portovenere, Italy
The port village of Portovenere is situated on north-western Italy's Ligurian coastline. The village is best known for Porto Venere Regional Natural Park that takes in the beaches and caves on Palmaria Island and also a protected area of dive sites and trails. Stroll through the Town Gate and Tower and enter Portovenere's historical centre, before exploring the shops and restaurants along Via Capellini main street. Visit the 11th-century Church of San Lorenzo and admire the multi-coloured old houses along the Palazzata sea front. Walk to the rocky headland to view the Gothic-style Church of St Peter and take in the views across the Gulf of Poets from the nearby cliff top Castello Doria fortress.
Day 5: Cannes, France
The resort town of Cannes sits at the heart of the French Riviera. Stroll along Boulevard de la Croisette and admire the Palais des Festival et des Congres - home to Cannes Film Festival - and the handprints of famous movie stars at nearby Allee des Etoiles. Pay a visit to the impressive 17th-century Madonna on the high altar at Notre-Dame de l'Esperance church. Explore the antiquities, artworks, and musical instruments on display at Musee de la Castre or discover contemporary art at Le Malmaison Museum. Shopping is a pleasure in Cannes - whether it's at the daily Forville Market or the boutiques on La Croisette, Rue D'Antibes, and Rue Meynardier. Venture up Mont Chevalier to enjoy the old world charm of Le Suquet with Eglise du Suquet and Tour du Mont Chevalier just waiting to be admired too.
Day 6: Marseille, France
Marseille sits on the Cote d'Azur on the south coast of France. Meander around the Vieux-Port and watch the fishermen land their day's catch, before heading uphill to explore the local artisan boutiques and art galleries in Le Panier old quarter. Pay a visit to Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde and Cathedrale de la Major de Marseille. Step back in time at Musee des Civilisation de l'Europe et de la Mediterranee (MuCEM) and Musee d'Histoire de Marseille. Spend some time enjoying the grand park, 19th-century water features, and museums at Palais Longchamp. Take a short ferry ride to admire the 16th-century Chateau d'If fortress.
Day 7-8: Monte Carlo
Monte Carlo is renowned across the world for glamour, gambling and the Grand Prix. Found in the principality of Monaco — the world's second-smallest country — Monte Carlo is a stylish destination where you can find mega yachts, botanical gardens and luxury hotels. During the day, relax at Larvotto Beach or see the famous Circuit de Monaco — where the Formula One Monaco Grand Prix takes place. You also have the Oceanographic Museum, Monaco Cathedral, Napoleon Museum, and Prince's Palace of Monaco to enjoy. In the evening, truly experience the splendour of the nation with a visit to the iconic Monte Carlo Casino or Opera de Monte Carlo. See more of the stunning French Riviera with a tour along the coast to sample local wines and cheeses.
Day 9: Palamos, Spain
Situated along Spain’s Costa Brava the stunning town of Palamos is fringed with sun-kissed sands and is known for its water sports, hiking and fishing. Visit the warm shallow water of Cala Estreta or explore the remains of an Iberian castle perched on Fosca beach. Take a stroll along gleaming Mariana and gaze out at the stunning vessels setting sail. Discover the narrow streets of the historic old town or spend an afternoon soaking up the sun in one of the waterfront bars lining the stunning harbour.
Day 10: Barcelona – Fly UK
Disembark in Barcelona and make your way to the airport for your flight back to the UK
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May 2020 - 9 Nights - Flying from selected UK airports to Rome
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